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Gordian Unveils New RSMeans Solution for Job Order Contracting


Enriched data set via online system simplifies data access and proposal building for contractors, delivers greater transparency for facility owners

 Gordian, the leading provider of data, software and expertise for all stages of the construction lifecycle, announced today its inaugural release of Job Order Contracting Core, a new solution utilizing expanded RSMeans data that better satisfies the precision required for construction procurement.

“By enhancing our preeminent RSMeans cost estimating data with greater detail, we are addressing a considerable need in the market for reliable, easy-to-access, procurement-worthy construction data and proposal building,” said William Pollak, CEO.  “Those in the construction industry understand the necessity for proven data to ensure accuracy in the construction procurement process.”

Job Order Contracting Core incorporates a new construction procurement dataset, powered by RSMeans, the leader in construction cost data and analytics. This innovative procurement cost data includes notes, modifiers and detailed task descriptions for common construction tasks with corresponding pre-set unit prices based on a city cost index. The subscription-based program is designed for use by contractors to facilitate the fulfillment of proposal building and work order package generation. Facility owners who have experience implementing and managing Job Order Contracting programs can now benefit from the pairing of Gordian’s detailed cost data and powerful software with the contractor-trusted estimating data from RSMeans.
 
The initial release delivers these benefits:
  • Ease-of-use for contractors to build price proposals with RSMeans Construction Procurement Catalog
  • Smart search capabilities for speedy price proposal building and sharing 
  • Transparency, control and audit-worthy information and process for facility owners 
Learn more about Job Order Contracting Core.